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Lvivske Bilyi Lev - Lvivska Pivovarnya (BBH)

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77
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14 Ratings
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Ratings: 14
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 3.08
pDev: 20.45%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Lvivska Pivovarnya (BBH)
Ukraine

Style | ABV
Witbier |  4.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Dentist666 on 02-16-2012)
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Ratings: 14 | Reviews: 4 | Display Reviews Only:
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1.75/5  rDev -43.2%

Sinfull, Jul 17, 2013
Photo of Dentist666
2.18/5  rDev -29.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Lvivske Bilyi Liv means Lvivske White Lion. Ingredients disappoint: natural flavor enhancers with wheat malts extract, barley, pectin, carbon dioxide. What the hell they do? Pours opaque cloudy yellow beer with good white head. Aroma of wheat malts, coriander and yeasts. I’m not able to evaluate smell correctly when they use flavor enhancers. Anyway, it is comparatively weak. The taste is plain and simple – wheat malts, spiced with flavor enhancers. Moderate carbonation, unpleasant palate. The beer is obviously poor and wasn’t made with love.

Dentist666, Feb 16, 2012
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2.5/5  rDev -18.8%

ejh06752, Jan 26, 2013
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2.5/5  rDev -18.8%

djrn2, Jul 14, 2013
Photo of acurtis
2.75/5  rDev -10.7%

acurtis, Jul 14, 2013
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3/5  rDev -2.6%

Ciocanelu, Oct 01, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev +5.5%

AApparel, Jul 31, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev +5.5%

dcmchew, May 18, 2014
Photo of wonothesane42
3.5/5  rDev +13.6%

wonothesane42, Jul 13, 2013
Photo of Flounder57
3.56/5  rDev +15.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

16.9 oz bottle was poured into a large tulip glass.

Appearance: This beer poured a one finger head that reduced to a thin ring. It is a hazy pale yellow with some clarity and vision of bubbles coming up through the glass.

Smell: Wheaty bready and sweet noted, some banana, some clove, and faint hints of noble hops.

Taste: Light wheat, banana, and clove with mild noble hop bitterness.

Mouthfeel: Smooth, light bodied, low to medium carbonation, chewy, and refreshing.

Overall: Pretty tasty light hefe. Bargain price and I'll grab another at Apex in Lexington next time through. These would be awesome for the summer time.

Flounder57, Jan 28, 2014
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3.6/5  rDev +16.9%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a brown 16.9 oz. bottle. Has a yellowish white color with a 1 inch head. Smell is fruity, sweet. Taste is of citrus, some spices, just a bit of sweetness, refreshing and easy drinking. Feels full bodied in the mouth and overall this is a solid beer.

tone77, Apr 25, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +21.8%

Gottesverachter, May 26, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +21.8%

Latarnik, Jul 11, 2014
Photo of emerge077
3.78/5  rDev +22.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a saturated orange into a tapered mug, with a finger or two of white foam on top. Swirling and adding the yeast forms a cone-shaped column hovering in the glass like a tornado, kinda cool.

Initial aroma of orange and bubblegum, later minerally wheat and applesauce in the glass.

Medium bodied and wheaty, some clove and bubblegum traces that seem a little more hefeweizen than witbier. Some light orange surfaces in the middle and trace coriander seems present as well. Clean and not too sweet, its actually somewhat dry in the finish. This is actually pretty good, and more flavorful than Obolon Bile, another Ukrainian Witbier.

emerge077, Dec 03, 2012
Lvivske Bilyi Lev from Lvivska Pivovarnya (BBH)
77 out of 100 based on 14 ratings.